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May 11, 2019

At the IAC Spring Board Meeting on April 30-May 1, 2019 the Board of Directors approved a a motion to create a provisional "legacy" classification. The new classification is intended to provide a platform for former Advanced and Unlimited pilots who wish to compete while not discouraging lower category pilots by competing with Intermediate pilots in the Intermediate category at regional events. These Legacy pilots should not be regular Advanced and Unlimited pilots simply wishing to back up. 

Proposed Guildelines

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May 6, 2019
Act quick and get a free wristband for the day you volunteer with IAC at AirVenture!
 
Ever since IAC’s creation, volunteers have been our heart and soul. Every program and every committee is served by volunteer chairs and members.  Whether a judge, an attendee at a Regional Contest, or it’s a bustling afternoon at AirVenture, all work is done by volunteers.
 
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March 29, 2019
After serving seven years DJ Molny is resigning from his volunteer position as IAC Webmaster. DJ helped the Board in finding his replacement and Brennon York has been approved by the Board of Directors to become the new IAC Webmaster.
 
DJ began on the WEB Task Force in 2011 when the IAC Board of Directors approved the development of a stand alone website for the club. Prior to this, IAC had been given pages on the EAA website platform. It was announced by WEB Task Force Project Leader, Wayne Roberts on January 28, 2012 that DJ was tagged by the IAC board as...
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March 26, 2019
By unanimous decision, the IAC Board of Directors approved Michael Lents as the new Sequence Committee Chair effective immediately.
 
Michael has been competing in the Sportsman thought Advanced levels since 2009 and has been the guiding force and coach of the UND Aerobatic Team since 2008. In 2018, he was the top US competitor at the World Advanced Aerobatic Championships in Romania. He is a member of the Collegiate Committee as well as a member of the Sequence committee for the past three seasons. The bulk of his competitive...
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March 21, 2019

This guy has committed a great deal of personal time and effort into extending and improving IAC programs, she is an exceptional judge, avid organizer and excellent educator, he donates his time and efforts selflessly,  he is a very enthusiastic competitor who has a great presence as a regional judge, or he is a prolific builder, modifier and experimenter whose efforts have made a lasting impression on the world of aerobatics.

Do these people sound like someone you know and would like to have recognized for their contribution to the sport of aerobatics? This is an excellent...

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March 14, 2019

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019 will include a full roster of forums at the IAC’s Vicki Cruse Educational Pavilion. The forums are scheduled daily from Tuesday, July 23, through Friday, July 27, 2019, and run for approximately one hour and 15 minutes each. Special guest Richard Giles will give a forum on Wednesday morning about the Giles-200 design and build process as part of the type’s 25th anniversary celebration at AirVenture. Engineer and test pilot for American Champion, Jody Bradt will talk about designing the Decathlon the same morning.

A fanastic lineup of aerobatic and unusual...

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